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Dr. Joel Mendelson, MD

Allergy & Immunology ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Mendelson

J.S.Mendelson,M.D. Private Office

1124 Springfield Ave Mountainside, NJ 07092

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Dr. Joel Mendelson, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in Mountainside, NJ and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Universidad Central Del Este (UCE), Facultad De Medicina in 1982 and specializes in allergy & immunology, infectious disease medicine, and more.


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Very nice intellectual doctor - definitely a cut above the typical allergist
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This office is exactly what you need when dealing with children and allergies. Dr. Mendelson himself is very gentle and kind when dealing with the children. The office is small enough where you never feel overwhelmed and you get one on one attention. My children recently got their flu vaccines from Dr. Mendelson and he was better than any nurse they have ever had at their pediatrician's office. He was amazing!
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Dr. Mendelson listened carefully to my daughters complicated story involving hospitalizations and lots of blood tests and cat scans. He was very patient with her. She usually hates doctors but he has an upbeat manner that she liked. Me too. She has asthma , food allergies and severe eczema. Dr. M put together a simple treatment plan and helped me deal with her school. Highly recommend him!!!
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I have had a bunch of visits with Dr. Mendelson in the past few years. He's so good with my kids they actually love going to the office. Beth and Barbara his front desk people are wonderful. I love that i always see him and not a nurse practitioner or assistant. I find its better to see him in the Mountaindide office because at the other offices there are medical students an residents following him around. He has never disappointed me. I trust him completely.
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I felt comfortable immediately. The office staff was wonderful with dealing with my insurance and directing me to the office by phone when my gps didn't work. He explained everything before he did the testing so my daughter was not at all frightened. I had a much better understanding of her asthma triggers and felt confident I could manage her with no more ER visits.
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I have been seeing Dr. Mendelson with my 3 sons for many years. They all have life threatening food allergy. He has been a tremendously reliable source of care. He returns calls promptly and never rushes the visits. Besides that my kids love him.
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I found Dr Mendelson to be very easy to talk with. He is the third allergist I've dealt with and was much more knowledgable than the others by far. He also took the time to hear my whole story.
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Biography

Dr. Joel Mendelson, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in Mountainside, NJ and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Universidad Central Del Este (UCE), Facultad De Medicina in 1982 and specializes in allergy & immunology, infectious disease medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Allergy
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Immunology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatric Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Education

St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
Internship Hospital
1987
New Jersey Med Sch UMDNJ
Fellowship Hospital
1987
UMDNJ
Fellowship Hospital
1985
St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
Universidad Central Del Este (UCE), Facultad De Medicina
Medical School
Brooklyn College
Undergraduate School
1987
1987
1985
1982

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(908) 233-4477

Dr. Mendelson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Direct Value Network POS
Value Network HMO
Value Network PPO
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Medicare Advantage PFFS
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Mendelson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendelson treats Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Mendelson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dermatitis Due to Food
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendelson treats Dermatitis Due to Food more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Mendelson treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Allergic Reaction
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendelson treats Allergic Reaction more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Mendelson treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Mendelson's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immune Deficiency
  • Immune Disorders
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Infections in Immunocompromised Hosts
  • Parasitic Infection
  • Patch Testing
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Recurrent Fever
  • Recurrent Infections
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Infections
  • Toxic Effect of Venom

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